New Online training for staff and students
The new course centers on good practice and is aimed at anyone who is undertaking fieldwork or involved in industry, agriculture, trade, site surveys, environmental concerns, or recreation. You will learn to identify risks of spreading of INNS and understand what biosecurity risks are, why they are important and how they can be reduced.
To see how you can reduce the spread/introduction of invasive species, visit the universities Open Education which is available to staff, students and the public.
28th September 2016
New Online training for staff and studentsmore
We are delighted to be able to announce that two of our FBS students, Sam Ross and Peter Moughton, have received the status of highly commended entrant in this year’s Undergraduate awards.more
The University of Leeds has won the Whatuni Student Choice Award for Best City Life, as well as being ranked the fifth best university in the top 100 as rated by students.more
Students have voted the University of Leeds as offering one of the best student experiences in the UK.more
Leeds has won a national Guardian University Award for its enterprising approach to supporting students.more
Here at Leeds we love to celebrate the achievements of our students and colleagues. Well to kick off 2016 here is yet another success for us to share with you.more
Plans have been unveiled to build on Yorkshire’s Tour de France legacy with the creation of a state-of-the-art cycle track as part of a £4.5 million development on university land on the edge of Leeds.
A major review of the graduate jobs market in 2016 suggests the number of vacancies will increase, but how should you go about finding a top role?more
Sports Science alumnus Keir Wenham-Flatt, who is currently a strength and conditioning coach for the Los Pumas rugby team in Argentina, spoke about his career to college students in Norfolk.more
Seen as the ‘Oscars’ of the higher education sector, the award recognised the University’s role in offering opportunities for student entrepreneurship.more
Hannah, studying zoology in Leeds, helped raise funds for research into ovarian cancer after her mother was diagnosed with the disease.more
Alistair Brownlee MBE, Olympic and World Champion triathlete and Leeds alumnus (BSc Sports Science & Physiology 2009), has officially opened a new exercise science research facility at the University.more
The University of Leeds has won The Duke of York Award for University Entrepreneurship.more
The University of Leeds has been named runner-up for the University of the Year award in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016.more
We are delighted to announce that two of our Biology students, Jordan Bestwick and Sam Ross, recently entered the Undergraduate Awards and recieved a “Highly Commended” award!
Meet our staff and students at our undergraduate open days on 10 October 2015.
At this year’s Kirkstall Festival a group of scientists from the Faculty of Biological Sciences went ‘science busking’, to talk to members of the public about DNA.more
The Faculty of Biological Sciences has seen another rise in student satisfaction in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS), with outstanding feedback and results.more
Faculty of Biological Sciences student Matthew Windeatt celebrates a win at the Partnership Awards with Academic Rep of the Year Award 2015.more
The Society of Biology is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2015 Higher Education (HE) Bioscience Teacher of the Year Award.more
Students have rated the University of Leeds as offering one of the best student experiences in the UK.more